Darlington County, South Carolina Population 2020

Darlington County, South Carolina's estimated population is 66,340 with a growth rate of -0.35% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Darlington County, South Carolina is the 22nd largest county in South Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202066,340-231-0.35%
201966,571-231-0.35%
201866,802-231-0.34%
201767,033-226-0.34%
201667,259-260-0.39%
201567,519-135-0.20%
201467,654-156-0.23%
201367,810-245-0.36%
201268,055-107-0.16%
201168,162-359-0.52%
201068,5216,67010.78%
199061,851-866-1.38%
198062,7179,27517.36%
197053,4425140.97%
196052,9282,9125.82%
195050,0164,81810.66%
194045,1983,7719.10%
193041,4272,3015.88%
192039,1263,0998.60%
191036,0273,63911.24%
190032,3883,25411.17%
189029,134-5,351-15.52%
188034,4858,24231.41%
187026,2435,88228.89%
186020,3613,53120.98%
185016,8302,00813.55%
184014,8221,0947.97%
183013,7282,77925.38%
182010,9491,90221.02%
18109,0471,41618.56%
18007,6310.00%

Darlington County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White38,06856.60%
Black or African American27,37340.70%
Two or More Races1,1851.76%
Asian3100.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native2560.38%
Some Other Race520.08%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.01%

Darlington County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2020

Darlington County, South Carolina Median Age

41.4


Total

39.9


Male

42.3


Female

Darlington County, South Carolina Adults

There are 52,015 adults, (11,912 of whom are seniors) in Darlington County, South Carolina.

Darlington County, South Carolina Age Dependency

67.7

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Darlington County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

35,560

52.87%

Male

31,693

47.13%

Darlington County, South Carolina Households and Families

Darlington County, South Carolina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Darlington County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.2%14.8%
Male79%21%
All69.7%30.3%
Non Family61.5%38.5%
Female50.7%49.3%

69.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,5922.4869.7
Married10,7273.0885.2
Non Family9,6271.2161.5
Female5,1103.4450.7
Male1,1283.2379

3.13

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Darlington County, South Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7956.07%
9th to 12th Grade5,47611.88%
High School Graduate16,30635.39%
Some College9,53020.68%
Associates Degree4,0598.81%
Bachelors Degree5,08711.04%
Graduate Degree2,8266.13%

Darlington County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White26,92723,3895,551
Black17,73813,3652,147
Hispanic729458101
Multiple Races35231918
Asian21615488
Native American1871878
Other Race38263
Islander9

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.74%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,452$36,374$25,297
Less Than High School$17,245$18,125$16,481
High School Grad$26,824$35,638$19,409
Some College$27,135$35,220$24,276
Bachelors Degree$38,870$50,284$35,712
Graduate Degree$53,569$63,163$50,042

$29,452

Average Earnings

$36,374

Average Male

$25,297

Average Female

Darlington County, South Carolina Language

Darlington County, South Carolina Language by Age

Darlington County, South Carolina Language

97.89% of Darlington County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 2.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.39% of the population.

Darlington County, South Carolina Poverty

Darlington County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black26,7257,58728.39%
White36,0885,82816.15%
Multiple1,14565557.21%
Hispanic1,23040532.93%
Native25619275.00%
Asian297248.08%

22.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.20%

Male Poverty Rate

25.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Darlington County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Darlington County, South Carolina is Native, with 75.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Darlington County, South Carolina is Asian, with 8.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.91%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.02%
High School18.35%
Some College13.99%
Bachelors or Greater7.45%

Darlington County, South Carolina Income

Darlington County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,254$52,907
Families$51,015$65,639
Married Families$67,065$83,114
Non Families$20,761$28,711

Darlington County, South Carolina Marital Status

Darlington County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.6%

Male Marriage Rate

39.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Darlington County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Darlington County, South Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Darlington County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

Darlington County, South Carolina Veterans

4,696

Number of Veterans

4,440

Male Veterans

256

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,932
First Gulf War1,012
Second Gulf War673
Korea388
World War II130
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,9579.70%
Black1,6107.83%
Indian9852.41%
2 or More316.15%
Hispanic91.10%

$Darlington County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

9.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Darlington County, South Carolina Employment Status

55.7%

Labor Force Participation

49.3%

Employment Rate

11.6%

Unemployment Rate

Darlington County, South Carolina Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

79.02%

Born in South Carolina

98.18%

Native Born

1.82%

Foreign Born

0.89%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.18% of Darlington County, South Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 79.02% having been born in South Carolina. 0.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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